WATCH: How to snorkel in 7 easy steps

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Cape Town - Check out this video for some handy snorkeling tips.

Whether you are enjoying an island escape or heading down to your local beach, snorkeling is one of the best ways to explore a whole new world - without having to jet off on one of Elon Musk's rocket ships.

SEE: Your 2018 dream island escape is waiting

Buy a nice diving mask that fits your face so that water doesn't leak in, and snorkels are not too pricey. If you look after them, they can last you many a beach trip and holiday, and a cheap way to expand your holiday activities.

And you don't even need a license or expensive course to snorkel - anyone can do it!

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 Disclaimer: Traveller24 Content Producer Gabi Zietsman was hosted by Air Mauritius for this media trip 

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